Sumter County Coroner releases name of driver killed in accident Saturday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Sumter County Coroner Robbie Baker has identified the driver involved in a single car accident that happened on Saturday on U.S. Highway 378 East. Officials say 34-year-old Brian Hough, who was pronounced dead on the scene, drove off the left side of the road hitting multiple trees before being found in a ditch. Investigators believe the accident occurred some time around 5 a.m.

An autopsy will be performed at the Medical University of South Carolina.

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